Salsamba is the best Latin jazz group you’ve never heard. Don’t expect to immediately find them on tour all of a sudden, though. In today’s economy and in the music biz in general, it is awfully difficult to find good gigs – and without a major record-label backing them, Salsamba has kept relatively local. I intend to change that as much as possible with this review.
Essentially a collection of local musicians with a variety of backgrounds (especially with strong jazz and rhythmic feel), Salsamba brings more than its share to the table. With the indispensable vocalist Kenia, the group ...read more